FDA Medical Devices Research Programs
WHAT: Medical Devices Research Program aim to ensure patients have access to high quality, safe and effective medical devices.
WHY: Advance regulatory science of developing new tools, standards and approaches to assess the safety, efficacy, quality, and performance of medical devices and radiation-emitting products.
HOW: Laboratory and field research in the areas of physical, life, and engineering sciences as well as epidemiological research in postmarket device safety. Collaborations with academia, healthcare providers, other government agencies and industry.